Registered Veterinary Nurse - Barton-Upon-Humber
Hull, United Kingdom
We have an opportunity for a registered veterinary nurse to join the caring, supportive and dedicated team in our Barton-Upon-Humber practice on a part-time basis.
Your average day will include a variety of nursing and surgical duties as well as assisting with nursing clinics. You will work closely within our experienced team and our nurses really do get to nurse. Strong mentorship and support will be available to help you develop your career and get the most satisfaction from your job. You'll be free to devote all of your time to looking after your clients and patients.
For this diverse and dynamic role you’ll need to be an RCVS registered nurse with small animal practice experience, put high standards of patient care first, demonstrate how you’ve worked with empathy and initiative when needed. You will need to understand not only your role but also the capabilities of the team around you and be eager to help colleagues to develop their skills and knowledge.
Salary of £30,000 PA (Pro-rata)
- Relocation package of up to £2000. - £750 CPD allowance and 2 days paid CPD leave per year. - Payment of RCVS, VDS & BVNA fees. - Access to a large amount of in-house training, including head nurse training scheme. - 5 weeks annual leave plus bank holidays. - Enhanced maternity/paternity leave. - Annual pay reviews. - Additional paid leave for exceptional attendance. - Pension Scheme. - Hapibenefits – Discounts on retail, entertainment and meals out. - 24 hour access to wellbeing and employee assistance program.
This is a permanent part-time role working 24 hours a week over five days with 1:3 Saturdays. We're open to negotiation so get in touch and let us know what works for you.
- Nursing/discharge of in-patients, prioritising patient welfare and care. - Training of junior nurses & supporting students in practice. - Running in house lab samples and organising repeat prescriptions. - Nurse consultations.
Skills and experience
- Registered with the RCVS. - Commitment to animal welfare. - Ability to keep on top of practice protocols and procedures . - Excellent organisational skills.
The practice is situated in a lovely traditional market town. It has a rural feel yet is within close reach of the cities of Hull and Lincoln including various transport links for a quick trip to Europe.
We are RCVS accredited, nurse training practice with excellent facilities. Equipment includes in-house laboratory, x-ray, dental, ultrasound, ECG, blood pressure and multi-parameter anaesthetic monitors.
We have spacious consulting rooms and a minimum 15 minute appointment times. We provide a range of services including advanced soft tissue and orthopaedic surgery to our long standing and appreciative client base.
Most of our vets currently hold or are working towards a certificate!
Address: Hull, United Kingdom